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Small Bathrooms

Whether you’re looking to streamline the look of your bath or change up a fixture for improved convenience, BATH FITTER offers customized bath renovations that are installed in just one day. BATH FITTER’s large collection of seamless acrylic bathtubs, showers, wall surrounds and tub-to-shower...

Bathroom Cabinets

Improving your bathroom's safety goes beyond purely cosmetic changes to see you through a parade of trends and extend the number of years you spend in your home. That's not an uncommon desire, as AARP has found that nearly ninety percent of adults 50 and over want to stay in their current home...

Update Rooms in a Snap with Leviton Renu

Match a new room color scheme or change it in a snap with Renu wiring devices from Leviton. Available in 20 different colors, Renu switches, dimmers and outlets use an innovative color change kit for simple updating as you redecorate.

Wiring device colors are traditionally limited to white,...

Buying or Selling a Home

If you're considering the purchase of a vacation home, take steps to ensure that your choice offers low-maintenance enjoyment throughout the year. Start by determining whether the vacation home will be used exclusively by your family or spend most of its days as an investment property rented...

Kitchen Remodeling

If you hope to be in your home for many years to come, tap into universal design principles in your kitchen upgrades. Subtle but smart adjustments keep a space accessible for a range of ages and abilities, which is especially important as today’s homeowners plan to age in place. Semi-open...

Interior Remodeling

Tightening budgets are moving many to downsize their home life, an endeavor which may include adding a roommate to help share expenses.

USA Today reports that many downsizing homeowners and even apartment renters are seeking housemates to help cover their shelter costs. For some,...